2 Rupaiyan Review: Crime in the Terai

Asim Shah’s 2 Rupaiyan opens with an unappealing hand-raking through a series of what looks like a collection of rare books. The hand carefully plucks out a book and produces a  2-rupee note from within the crisp pages and gradually the camera zooms out, to show that man of fine tastes in his suit; a red […]

History of mountain biking in Nepal: How the wheels were set in motion

The history of mountain biking in Nepal, surprisingly, can be traced back to less than 25 years, a quarter of a century after it started in the West in the late 1960s and early 1970s, when, in Marin County California, USA, a handful of crazy bikers began hurtling down the slopes of Mount Tamalpais (Mt […]